The first match of the third qualifying round of the Europa League between Zorya and Braga ended in a draw.
The first time passed at notable advantage of “mash” – the guests created a few chances, and regularly uploading the defense of “Dawn” canopies and a lumbago. Luhansk in front of goal was almost invisible, answering only inexact blow Karavaeva from the right corner of the goal.
After the break, Braga continued to dictate terms, but because a goal from the Portuguese did not surprise anyone. At the 69th minute the defender of “Zorya” badly dropped the ball on Horta, who from a good position immediately punish the owners for gross error.
Worth “Dawn” to see a team of Vernidub quickly equalized. The defender of “Braga” put the ball on the leg Karavayev, the leader of the “Zarya” volley for a beautiful trajectory has sent “round” in the far corner.
A goal inspired by “Dawn” on the powerful end – hosts seized the initiative, however, to snatch victory.
The winner in the play-off round of qualifications for the Europa League will be determined next Thursday, August 16.
Dawn — Braga 1:1 Goals: Karavayev, 72 — Horta, 69
Dawn: Felipe — Tymchuk, One, Vernidub, Mickle — Silas (Gordienko, 65), Kharatin — Karavaev, Lednev (Kochergin, 72), Khomchenovskyy — Rafael (Bondage, 72).
Braga: Matheus — Gaiano, Viana, R. Silva, Sequeira, Sporting Lisbon’s Valentin Viola, Novis (Ricardo, 90), Claudemir — Fransergio, Eduardo (Souza, 78), Orta (Martins 90).
Warning: Lednev, Kharatin — Eduardo, Novais